Use the directory to find out who is doing what in prevention work on violence against women. The people and organisations listed are happy to share their experience, knowledge and materials.
So, if you are a teacher preparing a lesson plan, a youth worker doing group work with young people or are thinking about developing an awareness raising campaign in your area, there is likely to be something to get you started.
Multi agency partnership working towards the elimination of violence against women
Multi-agency partnership which supports strategic development of services across the public, private and third sector, to address gender-based abuse in Aberdeenshire.
The main independent drugs service operating in Aberdeen and provides a range of services to drug users, ex-users and family members. Quay services is a specialist service provided by Drugs Action which aims to reduce the harms associated with prostitution to the individual and the wider community and to support positive changes in high-risk behaviour and lifestyle
Provides a comprehensive service including support and information on legal and medical issues arising from rape or sexual/ childhood sexual abuse. Provides face-to-face support, by letter and/or by email. Helpline answered both through the day and on a Mon or Thurs evening from 7-9pm (answer phone for all other times)
A campaign to improve the rights of Scottish victims of stalking by seeking new laws on stalking and better training and awareness raising
South Ayrshire's Multi-Agency Partnership (MAP) to tackle Violence Against Women is working together to try to dismantle all aspects of violence against women including (but not limited to) domestic abuse, rape, sexual assault, sexual harassment, child sexual abuse and commercial sexual exploitation.
Support, information and refuge to women (and their children) fleeing from domestic abuse
Welcome to North Ayrshire Women's Aid North Ayrshire Women's Aid is a charity set up in 1979 which provides a confidential service, offering information, support and/or a safe place to stay for women, children and young people who are experiencing or have experienced domestic abuse and are currently involved in prevention initiatives.
Partnership works together to improve services to women and children experiencing gender-based violence
Provides community / children’s services / integrated planning / domestic abuse/ violence against women services